Ask The Experts—Highbanker legal in CA?; Best place to sell raw gold?
December 2010 by Chris RalphQ: If a high banker is outfitted with a suction hose, is it considered a dredge in CA even if it is sitting on the ground? Also, how do I find the best places to sell raw gold (flour, pickers, nuggets, gold in quartz, etc.)?
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